Global Challenges: Automation and Digitalization

Brigitte Krenn
Arts and Society, Cross-Disciplinary Strategies
2018W, Lecture and Discussion (VOD), 1.0 semester hours, course number S02558

Description

Course Title: Publicity, Rumours and Realities about Intelligent Machines

In the course, we will (i) have a closer look at what is behind the term Artificial Intelligence (AI), (ii) we critically assess the social robot Sophia as an example of media hype, (iii) and examine selected research aspects in the design and realization of social robots.

Dates

29 October 2018, 15:30–18:00 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies - Lecture Room
12 November 2018, 17:15–19:45 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies - Lecture Room
19 November 2018, 15:30–18:00 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies - Lecture Room
03 December 2018, 15:30–18:00 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies - Seminar Room 1
10 December 2018, 17:15–19:45 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies - Lecture Room

Course Enrolment

Via online registration

Cross-Disciplinary Strategies (Bachelor): Critical Reflection on Relevant Global Challenges (2.0 ECTS)

co-registration: possible (2.0 ECTS)

Individual courses: possible (2.0 ECTS)